Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
You just have to keep on doing what you do. It's the lesson I get from my husband; he just says, Keep going. Start by starting.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
I love Madrid. I am happy to be here. I have been here three years and hope to be here longer. But I am proud of where I come from and never forget the people I grew up with.
The gift of words is the gift of deception and illusion.